CHS 2 Hike - Rainy Pass to Snowy Lakes

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Rainy Pass to Snowy Lakes

CHS 2 GO-GETTER HIKE. Experience the Pacific Crest Trail and the North Cascades crest at their finest! Follow the Pacific Crest Trail north from Rainy Pass on this spectacular route over Cutthroat and Granite Passes to two lovely alpine lakes in the shadow of the Golden Horn. CHS 2 hike led at a pace of 2.0-3.0 mph.

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  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 20.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,550 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,900 ft
  • Pace: 2.4 mph

TBD

TBD

Route/Place

Rainy Pass to Snowy Lakes


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten Essential Systems

  1. Navigation (map & compass)
  2. Sun protection (sunglasses & sunscreen)
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination (headlamp/flashlight)
  5. First-aid supplies
  6. Fire (waterproof matches/lighter/candle)
  7. Repair kit and tools
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter (tent/plastic tube tent/garbage bag)
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